Transfers to and from Indianapolis International Airport
Available Transfer Options
Indianapolis International Airport Transfers
There are several efficient ground transportation services to/from Indianapolis International Airport, such as rental cars, taxis, rideshares, shuttles, and public buses.
The Amtrak Rail Station (Indianapolis Union Station) is near downtown Indianapolis, 13 miles away from the airport.
Passengers may plan their transfer options to avoid delays while in transit. They should also transact only at the airport and other legitimate transportation counters for their safety.
Rental Car Services at Indianapolis International Airport
Car rental counters are available at the Indianapolis International Airport Ground Transportation Center on the first floor of the Terminal Garage. See and compare all rental car companies at Indianapolis Airport.
When ready to return your vehicle to the airport car rental, drive to the airport and follow the “Rental Car Return” signs. Remove all personal items before turning over the rented vehicle.
Ride Shares at Indianapolis International Airport
Several rideshares companies provide ground transportation services to/from the airport.
Rideshares pick up their passengers at the Ground Transportation Center on the first floor of the Terminal Garage. The drop-off point is the main terminal building.
Passengers can reserve rideshare by downloading the company’s app on their smartphone and coordinating directly with their driver. They can also request a ride a few days before their flight to avoid the inconvenience.
Passengers may also ask the driver to show proof of identity and booking records for their safety.
Taxis at Indianapolis International Airport
Taxis are available at this facility 24/7. Passengers should get to the taxi waiting area on the lower-level terminal building outside the Baggage Claim area.
A one-way fare from the airport to downtown Indianapolis costs approximately $40.00. More about taxis at Indianapolis Airport.
Trains at Indianapolis International Airport
The Indianapolis Union Station is approximately 13 miles away from the airport near downtown Indianapolis, Indiana.
This train station is served by Amtrak's Cardinal line, passing through Indianapolis three times weekly.
It has routes to New York Penn Station and Chicago Union Station, with major intermediate stops at Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., Charlottesville, Charleston, Huntington, Cincinnati, and Indianapolis.
The most convenient way for passengers to get to Amtrak train station in Indianapolis is by taxi. A one-way trip from the airport costs approximately $35.00. More about train services near Indianapolis Airport.
Buses at Indianapolis International Airport
IndyGo offers daily bus routes to Marion County townships, major Indianapolis attractions, shopping malls, hospitals, downtown areas, and other locations.
Route No. 8 bus picks up and drops passengers at the Ground Transportation Center at the terminal grounds daily.
A one-way fare from the airport to downtown Indianapolis is $1.75. Day passes are also available throughout the city for $4.00. More about buses at Indianapolis Airport.
Hotel Shuttles at Indianapolis International Airport
Many hotels in Indianapolis provide shuttle services. Passengers may confirm with their hotel if the service is available at the facility.
Shuttles pick up and drop passengers at the Ground Transportation Center outside the airport terminal building.
Parking at Indianapolis International Airport
Indianapolis International Airport has several parking options for customers at the airport parking grounds 24/7. These include long-term, short-term, valet, cell lot waiting, and economy parking. More details about parking at Indianapolis Airport.
The five-floor parking garage features a light-filled center atrium complete with a piece of suspended artwork and moving sidewalks to speed pedestrians into and out of the terminal building itself.
Cash and Credit Card payments are accepted in this facility.